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Golden Race upgrades omnichannel solution to include Ultimate Branding+

Ultimate Branding+

Golden Race has made a series of updates to its omnichannel which include a unified server and backoffice for online and retail, a wider virtual sports and games portfolio and the inclusion of its Ultimate Branding+ package. Ultimate Branding+ will give Golden Race clients the option to further customise their solutions, with the option to localise features and configure different …

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DCMS pushes for Ofcom to become the regulator of ‘online environments’

The UK government has published its initial white paper on its proposed ‘Online Harms Bill’, putting forward new regulations that will make tech companies responsible for their online environments.  Presenting the white paper to Commons yesterday, UK Digital Secretary Oliver Dowden (DCMS) stated that “trust in tech is falling… that’s bad for the public, and it’s bad for the tech …

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BMM Testlabs appoints Navin Goel as COO 

BMM Testlabs, a gaming testing laboratory and product certification consultancy, has confirmed the appointment of Navin Goel as its new Chief Operations Officer (COO).  Goel will join BMM’s executive leadership team from Aristocrat Technologies Inc, where he formally led the firm’s global tech support operations for all casino management and distribution units as the company’s Senior Vice President of Technology.  …

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Scientific Games expands SISAL contract to cover Morocco

Scientific Games has announced it will supply and deploy lottery instant games, e-instant digital games and WAVE lottery retailer terminals to Italian gambling group SISAL SPA‘s Moroccan business subsidiary starting this month. This deal represents an important step in the company’s objective of dramatically growing its footprint in the rapidly developing African lottery market. Scientific Games will provide e-instant games …

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Low6 taps new investors for ambitious 2021 growth drive 

Mobile betting games and app developer Low6 has secured a new £1.5 million funding round, strengthening the firm’s 2021 IPO prospects.    This morning, London AIM-listed technology fund Pires Investments Plc disclosed that it had participated in Low6’s latest share subscription, securing ‘6667 ordinary shares in Low 6 Limited at a price of £30 per share for a total consideration of …

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No going back: The lasting impact of COVID-19 on payments

payments

There is no possibility of retracing the changes to the payments industry in 2020, said AstroPay CEO Mikael Lijtenstein (pictured), as he explains the quick rise in popularity for all forms of digital payments – and predicts a starring role for digital wallets. COVID-19 has affected societies and economies all over the globe. In fact, it is fair to say …

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Internet Vikings scales up Domain Management team with Andreas Soll

Internet Vikings scales up Domain Management team with Andreas Soll

Internet Vikings, a specialist provider of technology and software solutions for igaming and online betting operators, has strengthened its team with the appointment of Andreas Soll who will lead the commercial unit of their Domain Management department. Having been involved in the domain industry since 1999, Internet Vikings has lauded Soll as a ‘valuable asset’ for the company as a …

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W2 forms tech alliance with Crucial Compliance ahead of critical 2021

Digital KYC, compliance and risk assessment solutions provider W2 Data has formed a strategic partnership with Gibraltar-based igaming consultancy Crucial Compliance. The partnership will focus on delivering custom-made data solutions for licensed igaming operators, allowing brands and subsidiaries to navigate multi-regulatory complexities and further optimise their operations and customer services servicing multiple jurisdictions. Recognised as a leading developer of compliance …

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OmegaLab expands Fintech solutions for European market

OmegaLab expands Fintech solutions for European market

OmegaLab, a custom iGaming software provider, will expand its technology solutions for the Fintech market by developing new software for its European clients. Based in Amsterdam, OmegaLab has amassed more than 15 years of experience in supporting bookmakers and iGaming companies to deliver a responsive player experience, with cross-device support to enhance web, mobile and native applications. The expansion of …

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William Hill IT lead Sarah Lucas recognised as top tech leader  

Sarah Lucas, William Hill’s head of IT infrastructure and cloud tech projects, has been recognised by IT publisher ‘Computing‘ (Incisive Media) as one of UK tech’s most dynamic and influential executives.  Computing commended Lucas, naming her the ‘Hero of the Year’ for its prestigious ‘Women in Tech Excellence Awards’, which recognises the UK’s top female IT talents with the aim …

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